DiabeticLifestyle Blogs

March 28, 2016

'Why Are You Overweight, Quinn?'

It was like it happened yesterday. I had been hired for the University of Minnesota’s weekly speaker’s series this past fall.
March 24, 2016

Culinary Challenge? Game On!

In my last blog post, my second opinion confirmed that I did indeed have prediabetes.
March 17, 2016

Diabetes: What a Long, Strange Trip It's Been

When I think about the totality of my experience with diabetes, I think of the Grateful Dead’s lyric, “Sometimes it occurs to me/What a long strange trip it’s been.”
March 15, 2016

The 'Hill' is Not Hard to Climb...It's the Knowing You Must Learn

I love the process of government. Next to talking about entertainment (movies and the theatre), little excites me more that discussing government.
March 13, 2016

Why I Choose to Celebrate My Diabetes on St. Patrick's Day

Dia-versary: The celebration of the date a person was diagnosed with diabetes.
March 08, 2016

Life’s a Beach…Even With Diabetes!

Learn how a type 2 diabetes blogger keeps the difficulty of living with a chronic disease in perspective.
March 07, 2016

Do I Have to Kiss Carbs Goodbye?

In my last blog post, I told of how after a year and a half of healthy eating and exercise I was diagnosed as being two
February 19, 2016

When the Impossible Becomes the Possible

Third post in a 3-part series